Outdoor Pool Openings and Summer Day Camps Canceled Amid Safety Concerns

The Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation Department is sad to announce the cancelation of outdoor pool openings and summer day camps for the Summer 2020 season. Lots of various research was considered when coming to this conclusion. Research throughout the industry, speaking with other park and camp professionals, different webinars, and recommendations from the Centers

Robinsongs offering Music Together Online

Robinsongs For Kids of Ann Arbor and Chelsea announced in a press release that the group will be offering an online version of the popular Music Together classes for kids up to age five. Music Together is a national music program which has aimed to instill a love of rhythm and movement into kids since

Highlights@Home: A Free Email Subscription to Help with Teaching at Home

Highlights@Home, a FREE email subscription that provides parents and kids with fun learning activities while sequestered at home, is filled with stories, puzzles, videos, games, creative activities like crafts or recipes, physical activities and suggested acts of kindness.  April content will include themes such as Find Your Funny Bone, We Are (All) Family,  Never-ending Piles

From Moping to Coping: “Thrive With Your Family” Web Series

Is your family struggling to control the chaos associated with COVID-19? Starting on April 14, every Tuesday at 12pm the “Thrive With Your Family” web series will be airing on Youtube and Facebook. Many of the nationally recognized guest panelists will be from Michigan Medicine and will include Jenny Radesky, M.D., Katherine Rosenblum, Ph.D., Melissa

April 2020—Ann Arbor Favorites

Our readers have great taste. From interesting products, to delicious food and drink offerings, to unique places to visit, find out what local faves your neighbors are loving around town this month. “I love the Detroit Filling Station. It has so many good options and, because everything is vegan, you don’t have to worry about

Business (Not) as Usual: Support Your Favorite Local Businesses

Wondering what businesses are currently open during the COVID-19 pandemic? We have the answers! Here’s a sampling of some local businesses you can support in the Ann Arbor area. If you’re in need of an ice cream fix, check out Dexter Creamery on Main Street! They are currently offering curbside pickup and delivery through Doordash

Local Libraries Rescue ‘Stay At Home’ Time

We all knew that our libraries were an incredible part of our community. They provide spaces for learning and reading of course, but for the youngest members of our community they are often an introduction into general society. Our library offers us a place to read but also a place to grow, create art, learn

Milan and Ann Arbor Students Win Prizes in C-SPAN Competition

Each year since 2006, C-SPAN partners with local cable television providers in communities nationwide to invite middle and high school students to produce short documentaries about a subject of national importance. This year students addressed the theme, “What’s Your Vision in 2020? Explore the issue you most want presidential candidates to address during the campaign.”

March 2020—Ann Arbor Faves

Potato Curry at No Thai 21300 South U Ave Suite 3 nothai.com “No Thai is a cult favorite among my friends. It’s a comfortable place to visit with an amazing, decently-priced menu. I never worry about bringing new people to No Thai because there’s truly something for everyone to enjoy. My favorite dish is the